Articles tagged with: california

21 July 2014

'Maverick,' 'The Rockford Files' star James Garner dead at 86

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Los Angeles, Calif. --- (TODAY) Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural ...

18 July 2014

Foster Farms updates chicken recall list after salmonella outbreak

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (NBC News) A product recall for a California chicken producer linked to a salmonella outbreak has been updated this past week to include additional "use or freeze by" and "best by" dates. ...

17 July 2014

Robbery hostage killed in California

Posted in Regional

(NBC News) A 19-year-old suspect was identified Thursday morning by police as one of the three armed men who led police on a high-speed chase through at least three cities Wednesday, firing shots in ...

16 July 2014

Water fines in Sacramento

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Sacramento, Calif. --- (KCRA)  Sacramento area homeowners are split on their feelings regarding new fines for water wasters. Some residents feel that fines are too much.  They feel that struggling ...

16 July 2014

Is this Comcast call the worst customer service ever?

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

San Francisco, Calif. -- (KGW News) We all hate calling customer service lines, right? But this one hits a new low. A man in San Francisco just wanted to cancel his Comcast internet and cable, but i ...

15 July 2014

CHP "shifting" the blame in freeway confrontation: attorney

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (NBC News) The attorney for a woman who was seen in cellphone video footage being punched by a California Highway Patrol officer believes that the CHP is trying to shift the blame.CHP off ...

15 July 2014

"6 Californias" plan to be submitted for ballot

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Sacramento, DvCalif. --- (NBC News) Signatures for the "Six Californias" will be submitted on Tuesday in Sacramento, according to the proposal's proponents.Venture capitalist Tim Draper and his supp ...

11 July 2014

More deaths linked to call-girl?

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milton, Ga. --- (WXIA News) It's a case that involves sex, drugs and an Atlanta-area prostitute. Alix Tichelman is sitting in a California jail, charged with manslaughter for allegedly injecting a h ...

09 July 2014

911 Shocker: Dispatcher saves son

Posted in U.S. & World News

Marysville, Calif. -- (KCRA)  An emergency dispatcher was put to the test as she fielded a 911 call from her own home with her son's life at stake. The ordeal started May 27, when 14-month-old Mave ...

07 July 2014

CHP officer who hit woman in video on paid administrative leave

Posted in U.S. & World News

California -- (NBC Los Angeles) A California Highway Patrol officer was on paid administrative leave Friday as investigators began looking into an incident that was captured on video in which the of ...